Virtual Tour

Prior to visiting St Patrick‚Äôs Technical College on a tour, we encourage you to discover more about our unique senior secondary college by viewing our videos below, learning about our trade programs and discovering how we are different to mainstream schools. 

We are unique in that we offer a trade focused South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) curriculum and award winning pre-apprenticeship training for Year 10 to 12 students. We are proud of how unique we are! 

As a senior school, we specialise in developing individual programs for students who wish to complete their SACE in conjunction with a School-based Apprenticeship. To help answer some of your questions, click on the fact sheets below to learn more. 

About St Patrick’s
Technical College
Frequently Asked Questions School-based Apprenticeships
SPTC About


St Patrick’s Technical College offers eight trade focused programs. When enrolling at the College you will be asked to nominate a trade preference. To learn more about our Vocational Education and Training (VET) programs, click on the links below.

AutomotiveCertificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology (AUR20520)
Construction – Certificate II in Construction Pathways (CPC20220)
ElectrotechnologyCertificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) (UEE22020)
Food & Hospitality – Certificate II in Cookery (SIT20421)
Hair & Beauty – Certificate II in Salon Assistant (SHB20216)
Hair & Beauty – Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics (SHB20121)
Information Technology – Certificate III in Information Technology (ICT30120)
Metals & Engineering – Certificate II in Engineering Pathways (MEM20413)
Plumbing – Certificate II in Plumbing (Pre-apprenticeship) (22569VIC)

As part of the enrolment process, we encourage families to visit our amazing College. This is an opportunity to see our unique learning environment and to discuss our programs, curriculum and the enrolment process. 

Please join us for a College Tour or Open Event by visiting our College Tours and Events page where you will find details and tour registrations.